Charles Best

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Founder & CEO, DonorsChoose.org

Charles Best leads DonorsChoose.org, an online charity connecting classrooms in need with donors who want to help. DonorsChoose.org?s community of over 1 million donors and teachers has channeled $120 million into classrooms, benefitting 6.6 million students. Charles founded DonorsChoose in 2000 at Wings Academy, an alternative public high school in the Bronx where he taught social studies for five years.

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Monday, October 08
Talk

Social Entrepreneurship: My Venture Changes the World. Can Yours? Presented by University of Illinois

The convergence of the for-profit and non-profit sector is completely reshaping our experience as a consumer and the nature of the economy. What is... read more
Speakers: Josh Nesbit, Kohl Crecelius, Charles Best, Kennedy Odede, Adam Braun, Tiffany Persons, Micaela Connery, Brian Burkhart, Mark Arnoldy
Albert Theatre @ Goodman Theatre 170 N. Dearborn Street

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